Hoba Hoba Spirit performing at Roskilde Festival 2013. Photo: Kim Metthai Leland

Poor Rich Boy at The Guitar School. Photo: Jawad Shahid

Tri Minh's Quartet during rehearsal. Photo: Sebastian Gesell.

A performance shot of Fleur d'Orange. Photo: Sifiso Seleme

Ribab Fusion by Zoom Photography

Arabesque performing The Mist. Photo: Duc Den Thui

Khumariyaan by Hasan Kamal Khan.



May 22, 2015
When you travel a great distance, even something as simple as adjusting to a new time zone can be a challenge. But when your trip is like mine, to Algeria with the Center Stage team to meet artists who run the gamut from a five member band playing traditional Gnawa music and instruments to an in-home studio experiencing a DJ/rapper/vocalist, sleep isn’t always the first thing on your mind.